Jewel Roughed as Market Moves for Sinclair
Nov03

Jewel Roughed as Market Moves for Sinclair

It was just a few days ago we told you that demolition crews were poised to take a bite out of the former Jewel-Osco supermarket at 1200 North Clark Street.  Well, they’re certainly not wasting any time. Gold Coast Spy Joel hit the ol’ tip line with the photo above showing how quickly it’s possible to turn a grocery store into a cleanup on aisle infinity.  Those wide column-free spans aren’t just good for...

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Columbian Model Works Takes On Annual Cleaning Of Miniature Chicago In CAF Lobby
Nov03

Columbian Model Works Takes On Annual Cleaning Of Miniature Chicago In CAF Lobby

The intricate model of the City of Chicago in the Chicago Architecture Foundation’s lobby started out as a temporary exhibit. That was six years ago. It remains a popular site with visitors, as was evident during Open House Chicago weekend last month. The lobby of the C.A.F. at 224 South Michigan Avenue was humming with architecture fans and many were there to check out the scale model of the city. West Loop-based Columbian...

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